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Global Recruiting: Chatting with International Recruiters

TurningPoint has had the privilege of being a member of Talentor International since 2019. Not only has this given us the opportunity to collaborate on searches with international recruiters, it has also allowed us to  …
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2022 Insights for Business Owners & Employers

The winds, they are a-changin’! We spoke with nearly one hundred business owners and leaders near and far and the forecast is the same: They are expecting mostly clear skies with a few patches of  …
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DEI Started in My Home Before My Office

Being the father of two sons who are 20 and 24 offers ample opportunities to be grateful and proud. Whether it’s hearing about their latest promotion, the A they received on their latest paper, their  …
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Welcome to the TP Team, Melanie Strauss!

TurningPoint Executive Search is thrilled to welcome Melanie Strauss to our powerhouse team! “You know you are talking to an amazing recruiter when the conversation is done and you are excited about a new job  …
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Are You Guilty of Interview Bias?

“Interview bias refers to the human error of holding preconceived judgment about your interviewee, consciously or unconsciously, that clouds your evaluation of the candidate, negatively or positively, making the interview less objective and, hence, not  …
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3 Interview Questions You NEVER ask! (And the 1 you do)

With the hiring market as tight as it is, it’s easy for hiring managers to focus on casting a wide net to bring as many candidates to the interview table as possible. However, not all  …
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Employers: #1 Reason You Can’t Catch the Hires You Want

Employers, here’s the painful truth: YOU are the reason you’re missing out on great hires… and there’s no excuse for it. It was a “candidate’s market” long before the impact of COVID. The number of  …
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Are You Spoiling Your Bunch by Hiring Rotten Apples? Toxic Employees

We all know one bad apple can spoil the bunch…. Now research proves it. Toxic employees are often the reason good employees leave. They are also costly. Dylan Minor, a visiting assistant professor at Harvard  …
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NO VACCINE… NO JOB?

The U.S. reached two extremely important milestones in recent weeks: 50% of adults have received at least one vaccine shot and 916,000 jobs were added in March resulting in the unemployment rate falling to 6%.  …
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ENSURING DIVERSITY & INCLUSION IN YOUR ORGANIZATION [VIDEO]

From hiring to marketing, what can leaders do to ensure diversity and inclusion in their organization? TurningPoint CEO & Founder, Ken Schmitt, shares ways to identify often overlooked biases and offers  practical actions leaders can  …
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